06 February 2020

New look for New York State Police Online Newsroom

As of February 5, 2020, the official website for New York State Police press releases has a new look.

07 January 2020

Media arrangements for services for retired Investigator Ryan D. Fortini

Service arrangements for retired Investigator Ryan D. Fortini have been set for Tuesday, January 7, 2020 and Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Media members wishing to cover the FUNERAL service are asked to contact the State Police Public Information Office at 518-457-2180.
04 January 2020

Service arrangements for retired Investigator Ryan D. Fortini

Service arrangements for retired Investigator Ryan D. Fortini have been set for Tuesday, January 7, 2020 and Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
02 January 2020

Superintendent Keith M. Corlett is saddened to announce the passing of Investigator Ryan D. Fortini

Investigator Ryan D. Fortini died on January 1, 2020, from cancer stemming from his assignment to the World Trade Center site, following the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.
25 November 2019

State Police to offer examination for Communication Specialist positions

A reminder that the New York State Police will be offering an examination for Communication Specialist positions across the state. The deadline to apply is quickly approaching.
22 October 2019

New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Hochul to address attendees of the 4th Annual New York State Police Campus Sexual Assault Seminar at the State Police Academy in Albany

New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Hochul to address attendees of the 4th Annual New York State Police Campus Sexual Assault Seminar at the State Police Academy in Albany.
 
13 August 2019

Service arrangements for Sergeant Station Commander Jeffrey M. Cicora

Service arrangements for Sergeant Station Commander Jeffrey M. Cicora have been set for Thursday, August 15, 2019 and Friday, August 16, 2019.
10 August 2019

UPDATE: Superintendent Keith M. Corlett is saddened to announce of the line of duty death of Sergeant/Station Commander Jeffrey M. Cicora.

On August 10, 2019Sergeant/SC Cicora passed away from an illness stemming from his assignment at the World Trade Center site following the terrorist attack on September 11, 2001.

UPDATE: Photo of Sergeant/Station Commander Cicora included. 
23 July 2019

New York State Police Academy Graduation, 208th Session

New York State Police Academy Graduation, 208th Session
228 new Troopers will be honored for their perseverance and dedication. 
11 July 2019

State Police and local law enforcement to crack down on seat belt use in State Parks

The New York State Police, the New York State Park Police and the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee are partnering to ensure that visitors to state parks are buckling up for safety.
20 June 2019

UPDATE: Canines and their handlers graduate from the New York State Police Canine Handler Basic School

The New York State Police held a graduation ceremony on June 20, 2019, for the 2019 Canine Handler Basic School.
UPDATE: Interviews now on NYSP YouTube Channel 
19 June 2019

Media Advisory: Eleven canines and their handlers to graduate from New York State Police Canine Handler Basic School

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES ONLY
The New York State Police will conduct graduation exercises for its 2019 Canine Handler Basic School at the New York State Police Academy in Albany on Thursday, June 20, 2019, commencing at 1:00 p.m.
17 May 2019

Reminder: Victims of work zone and move over crashes to speak

Employees of the New York State Thruway Authority, New York State Department of Transportation and the New York State Police who have been injured in roadside crashes while working on New York’s highways will share their personal stories. 
09 May 2019

New York State Police Hold Annual Awards Day Ceremony

New York State Police Superintendent Keith M. Corlett commended and recognized 17 individuals and one Division unit for bravery, investigative persistence, police education, traffic safety, community service and overall exceptional contributions at the New York State Police Annual Awards Day Ceremony.
08 May 2019

Reminder:State Police to hold 43rd Annual Memorial Service and Awards Ceremony

State Police to hold 43rd Annual Memorial Service and Awards Ceremony
This year, State Police will recognize three members, Sergeant/Station Commander Charles R. Salaway, Trooper Nicholas F. Clark and Sergeant Jeremy J. VanNostrand. 
 
07 May 2019

Reminder: Service arrangements for former Superintendent Harry J. Corbitt

Service arrangements for former Superintendent Harry J. Corbitt have been set for Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 2019.  A funeral service will also be held in Lithonia, Georgia, on Thursday, May 9.
A member of the State Police will be available to talk to the media at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 11 am, prior to the funeral service.
 
03 May 2019

New York State Police mourn the passing of former Superintendent Harry J. Corbitt

It is with deep regret and sadness that Acting Superintendent Keith M. Corlett announces the passing of former Superintendent Harry J. Corbitt on Thursday, following a brief illness.
18 April 2019

State Police to open additional security lanes at New York State Capital

In an effort to streamline security screening at the New York State Capital, the New York State Police will triple the number of open security checkpoint lanes and provide additional staff on days when a higher than usual number of visitors are anticipated during legislative session days. The change will take effect when the legislative session resumes following Easter break, on April 29.

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